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"Figures of Speech" Open Competitive Exhibition | Turn your favorite 'Figure of Speech' into a work of fine art!

"Figures of Speech"
Digital Entries Accepted: Postmarked or delivered by March 16th, 2012.
Exhibition Dates: May 11 - July 31st

Patrick Flaherty, Director of Exhibitions, Indianapolis Arts Center, & Director of Broad Ripple Art Fair.
Scott Miley, Associate Editor for Features, The Herald Bulletin, & Editor of Madison Magazine.

All artists in the Midwest* are invited to enter The ANDERSON Center for the Arts (TACA) 1st FIGURES OF SPEECH open competition and exhibition. This competitive exhibition is focused on giving artists the opportunity to turn all the classic “Figures of Speech” into works of fine art.

Cash and/or purchase awards will be made. Possible purchase awards will be added to The Anderson Center for the Arts Permanent Collection. Total awards will value at $2000.

FIGURES OF SPEECH is open to artists 18 years of age or older currently creating work in the Midwest (*including the states IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, & WI).

The following media will be accepted: works on paper, paintings, and sculpture. The weight of each piece may not exceed 50 lbs.

Each artist can enter up to two works for $20. Images should be 300 ppi, 4 x 6 inches (1200 x 1800 pixels), JPEG file format. Disk will not be returned. Up to 3 images per work will be allowed and 6 total. Included in the 6 images should be 1 detail image of each entered artwork. Images past the 6th will not be viewed.

Each disc & digital image should be titled as follows:
>Artist name (Last, First) >Title of work
>Email Address >Medium & Size

For the full prospectus visit http://andersonart.org/rejuvenate_exhibits.asp, or email mcrowthers.taca@sbcglobal.net.

Mail Entries To:
The Anderson Center for the Arts
c/o Michael Crowthers, Curator
P.O. Box 1218
Anderson, IN 46015

Posted by: Michael Crowthers

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